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REHOBOTH BEACH, DELAWARE

Delaware on the Front Lines and Women Spies: From the American Revolution to WWII

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Program #12378RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
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Itinerary for Apr 7 — Apr 10, 2014

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Type: Hotel

Description: All suites hotel

Contact info:
34 Wilmington Avenue
Rehoboth Beach, DC 19971 USA
phone: 800-227-5788
web: www.brightonsuites.com

Room amenities: Separate living room with full size sleep sofa; wet bar with refrigerator/freezer, microwave, hairdryer and coffee maker; two televisions with premium cable; data port phones; indoor pool; exercise ad changing rooms. Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Facility amenities: Heated indoor pool; exercise room, Free Wireless Internet Access Throughout Hotel

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact hotel for rates/availability.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day One: Monday, April 07 - Warm Welcome!/Woman Who Spied!
Afternoon: Introductions/Orientation/Social Hour

Dinner: Hotel Dining

Evening: Meet women spies from the American Revolution, the Civil War, and WWII in this informative and entertaining interpretive performance.

Lodging: Brighton Suites Hotel

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: All suites hotel

Contact info:
34 Wilmington Avenue
Rehoboth Beach, DC 19971 USA
phone: 800-227-5788
web: www.brightonsuites.com

Room amenities: Separate living room with full size sleep sofa; wet bar with refrigerator/freezer, microwave, hairdryer and coffee maker; two televisions with premium cable; data port phones; indoor pool; exercise ad changing rooms. Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Facility amenities: Heated indoor pool; exercise room, Free Wireless Internet Access Throughout Hotel

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact hotel for rates/availability.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Two: Tuesday, April 08 - Lively discussion on Delaware's role during WW-II
Breakfast: Hotel Dining

Morning: Lecture on the part Delaware played during WW-II by a local expert and director of Fort Miles.

Lunch: Local restaurant

Afternoon: Guided field trip to Lewes DE. Weather permitting we will go on a walking tour showcasing Lewes-area maritime, military, and social history including a tour of the Zwaanendael Museum. The town of Lewes is Delaware's first European settlement by the Dutch in 1631 and a site of skirmishes during the War of 1812. Return to the hotel for a concert and lecture of war music from the Civil War through WWII.

Dinner: Local Restaurant

Evening: Lecture and Film :James Diehl, an expert on Delaware WWII veterans and creator of the film, Forgotten Voices of WWII, will lecture on the subject and narrate the film.

Lodging: Brighton Suites Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: All suites hotel

Contact info:
34 Wilmington Avenue
Rehoboth Beach, DC 19971 USA
phone: 800-227-5788
web: www.brightonsuites.com

Room amenities: Separate living room with full size sleep sofa; wet bar with refrigerator/freezer, microwave, hairdryer and coffee maker; two televisions with premium cable; data port phones; indoor pool; exercise ad changing rooms. Free Wireless Internet Access throughout hotel.

Facility amenities: Heated indoor pool; exercise room, Free Wireless Internet Access Throughout Hotel

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies.
Contact hotel for rates/availability.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Three: Wednesday, April 09 - Delaware During WW-II, Historic Lewes, Female Spi...
Breakfast: Hotel Dining

Morning: Tour sites of historical interest from the American Revolutionary and Civil Wars in northern and western Delaware.

Lunch: Local Restaurant

Afternoon: Guided field trip to the WW-II Bunker at Fort Miles in Cape Henlope State Park. Lewes, Delaware - reveals it's pivotal role during WW-II. The Bunker was a key piece in the nation's coastal defense at that time.

Dinner: Hotel Dining

Evening: Women Spies of WW-II

Lodging: Brighton Suites Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Four: Thursday, April 10 - Music of WWII
Breakfast: Hotel Dining Room

Morning: Letters from the front. A special presentation of letters from soldiers and those who waited at home for them to return. Program ends 11:00 a.m.

Meals Included: Breakfast


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Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

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Included
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3 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
4 Performances

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